Rufus Joseph TILLMAN[1]

Male 1897 - 1972  (75 years)


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  • Name Rufus Joseph TILLMAN  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Born 10 Jan 1897  Jasper, Georgia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Gender Male 
    Birth 10 Jan 1897  Round Oak GA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 1900  White, Jones, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Marital Status: SingleRelation to Head of House: Daughter 
    Page 9 of the 1900 U.S. Federal Census for Rufus J. Tillman, Sr.
    Page 9 of the 1900 U.S. Federal Census for Rufus J. Tillman, Sr.
    In 1900, Rufus lived in White, GA in Jones County. This was also referred to as Militia District 360. The census enumerator estimated he was about three years of age, but recorded his relationship to the head of household as “daughter.”
    Page 10 of the 1900 U.S. Federal Census for Rufus J. Tillman, Sr.
    Page 10 of the 1900 U.S. Federal Census for Rufus J. Tillman, Sr.
    Rufus lived with this family in a rented home on a farm. His siblings in the home were: Mathis/Matthew (age 10), Roberta (age 7), and Emma (age 5). Mathis and Robert were attending school at the time of this census.
    Residence 1910  Whites, Jones, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Marital Status: SingleRelation to Head of House: Son 
    1910 U.S. Federal Census for Rufus J. Tillman, Sr.
    1910 U.S. Federal Census for Rufus J. Tillman, Sr.
    Rufus was the age of 13 and still residing in White, Jones County, GA.
    Residence 1917-1918  Jones, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Draft Registration 5 Jun 1918 

    WWI Draft Registration Card
    Military 16 Oct 1918  [6

    Georgia, World War I Service Card
    Residence 1920  Whites, Jones, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Marital Status: MarriedRelationship: Son 
    Married 23 Dec 1924  North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 

    North Carolina Marriage Record for Rufus J. Tillman and Bessie L. Carter.
    Residence Round Oak, Jones, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 1930  Mountain, Walton, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Marital Status: MarriedRelation to Head of House: Head / Cap Jackson Road 
    Residence 1935  Mountain, Walton, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Residence 1 Apr 1940  Mountain, Walton, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Marital Status: MarriedRelation to Head of House: Head 
    Died 12 Apr 1972  Lancaster, Lancaster, South Carolina, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 10
    Buried Monroe, Walton County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Rev. Tillman's Headstone
    Rev. Tillman's Headstone
    Rev. Rufus J. Tillman, Sr. died on April 12, 1972 in Lancaster, SC. His first funeral was held at the church he pastored in South Carolina. His second funeral was held at Prospect AME Zion Church in Monroe, GA. He is buried in Prospect AME Zion Church cemetery.
    Person ID P165  Roots and Branches
    Last Modified 4 Jan 2017 

    Father William Henry TILLMAN,   b. 18 Jun 1879, Jones County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1935, Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Mother Henrietta GLOVER,   b. 19 Jan 1873, Georgia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1966, Lancaster, Lancaster, South Carolina, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 25 Dec 1889  Jones, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13, 14
    Marriage Certificate of William Tillman and Henrietta Glover
    Marriage Certificate of William Tillman and Henrietta Glover
    Family ID F27  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Bessie Lee CARTER,   b. 11 May 1905, Monroe County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1946, Monroe County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Married 23 Dec 1924  Cleveland, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Rufus J. TILLMAN, Jr.,   b. 23 Sep 1925, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 2006, Okolona, Chickasaw, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [natural]
     2. Living
     3. Etherlena TILLMAN,   b. 14 Jun 1928, Shelby, Cleveland, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1964, Monroe County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)  [natural]
     4. Lucille TILLMAN,   b. 6 Feb 1930, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 2015, Monroe, Walton County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  [natural]
     5. Living
     6. Mathis Duelon TILLMAN,   b. 8 Mar 1933, Monroe, Walton County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Mar 1938, Monroe, Walton County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 5 years)  [natural]
     7. Living
     8. Living
     9. Living
     10. William Garland TILLMAN,   b. 28 April 1940, Monroe, Walton County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 2008, Lancaster, Lancaster, South Carolina, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)  [natural]
     11. Living
     12. Living
     13. Living
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2017 
    Family ID F25  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Arlevia WILLIAMS,   b. 14 Feb 1888,   d. 24 May 1969  (Age 81 years) 
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2017 
    Family ID F24  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Rev. Rufus Joseph Tillman, Sr.
    Rev. Rufus Joseph Tillman, Sr.


    Histories
    Rev. Rufus J. Tillman, Sr. Bio
    Rev. Rufus J. Tillman, Sr. Bio

  • Sources 
    1. [S-814818143] Ancestry Family Trees, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.), Ancestry Family Tree.
      http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=88072330&pid=165

    2. [S-814699063] U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.).

    3. [S-814818481] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc), Year: 1930; Census Place: Mountain, Walton, Georgia; Roll: 392; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 0018; Image: 305.0; FHL microfilm: 2340127.

    4. [S-814782291] 1920 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc), Year: 1920; Census Place: Whites, Jones, Georgia; Roll: T625_265; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 130; Image: 768.

    5. [S-814564353] North Carolina, Marriage Records, 1741-2011, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.).

    6. [S-814564320] Georgia, World War I Service Cards, 1917-1919, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.).

    7. [S-814818298] U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc), Registration State: Georgia; Registration County: Jones; Roll: 1557080.

    8. [S-814777836] 1900 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc), Year: 1900; Census Place: White, Jones, Georgia; Roll: 207; Page: 15B; Enumeration District: 0060; FHL microfilm: 1240207.

    9. [S-814818364] 1910 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc), Year: 1910; Census Place: Whites, Jones, Georgia; Roll: T624_200; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 0084; FHL microfilm: 1374213.

    10. [S-814818315] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc), Number: 253-70-0986; Issue State: Georgia; Issue Date: 1961.

    11. [S-814818835] U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.).

    12. [S-814818461] 1940 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.), Year: 1940; Census Place: Mountain, Walton, Georgia; Roll: T627_719; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 147-19.

    13. [S-814777836] 1900 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc), Year: 1900; Census Place: White, Jones, Georgia; Roll: 207; Page: 15A; Enumeration District: 0060; FHL microfilm: 1240207.

    14. [S-811477123] Georgia, Marriage Records From Select Counties, 1828-1978, Ancesrty.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.).


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